Opinion

I Saw A Nigerian Politician 

Sunday, June 23, 2024
These days when one wakes up, the first thing I do is to call colleagues, friends and foes alike to find out if we are still safe, if our politicians have not sold us back into slavery. I try to find out if we are still Nigeria and Nigerians, after all we are changing and reverting back to old anthe ...

Welcome Home, Mr. President: Navigating The Political Inferno In Kano And Rivers

Sunday, June 23, 2024
In the chaotic aftermath of the 2023 general elections in Nigeria, the political landscape has turned into a ticking time bomb, particularly in Kano and Rivers States. These flashpoints reveal the fierce and often dangerous ambitions lurking within Nigeria 39;s political elite, threatening to engul ...

Police Guarding Empty Buildings: New Chairmen Can't Enter – Virtual Governance H

Sunday, June 23, 2024
In an increasingly bizarre twist, security operatives continue to guard the entrances of the Local Government Secretariats in Rivers State, effectively blocking the newly appointed Caretaker Committee (CTC) Chairmen from entering. This farcical scenario is part of an ongoing power struggle between G ...

Delta Assembly And Hounding Of Lawmaker Omonade

Saturday, June 22, 2024
A disturbing sad chapter was closed on Thursday, June 14, 2024, in the Delta State House of Assembly, when the suspension of a member, Matthew Omonade, representing Ughelli North I State Constituency, was lifted following a couple of apologies reportedly extracted from him. Omonade, a Lawyer an ...

Hon. Uchenna Igwe's One-year Scorecard As The  rural Prefect Of  ebonyi People's

Saturday, June 22, 2024
According to Socrates, An unexamined life is not worth living . This evergreen submission underscores the need for periodic assessments of one 39;s private or public life with a view to making improvements in the competition with one 39;s past which positive living ought to be. Recall that the Eb ...

Needed: Successful State No Matter Where Gender As In Western Nigeria

Saturday, June 22, 2024
We need a successful not a failed state, region or country in Africa right now. The bottom line; it does not matter which state or country takes the leadership in Africa. Africans at home and in the Diaspora should be able to rely on opportunities to succeed at home. Western Region in Nigeria is the ...

N500 No Longer Buys A Stomach-Filling Meal In Nigeria As Food Inflation Deepens

Friday, June 21, 2024
In the crucible of economic challenges and evolving priorities, Nigeria 39;s consumer market literarily embarked on a transformative journey in 2023, precisely on May 29 when President Bola Ahmed Tinubu declared that ldquo;Subsidy Is Gone rdquo;. Since the declaration, food inflation has continued ...

Could Emotional Bias Have Tainted Judge Liman's Decisions? Oga Judge, You Vex Oh

Friday, June 21, 2024
A Federal High Court in Kano, on Thursday, nullified the reinstatement of Muhammadu Sanusi II as the 16th Emir of Kano. The court also nullified all the actions taken after the controversial reinstatement. The presiding judge, Justice Abdullahi Liman, said, ldquo;I hereby order that every step take ...

The Ramaphosa Doctrine

Thursday, June 20, 2024
In geopolitics, a doctrine is a settled fundamental guidance on how to act, behave, and conduct affairs, whatever may be the circumstances or consequences of its implementation. It is more stringent and more demanding than policy. Taking example from politics, while policy may change from regime to ...

NPF Defies Supreme Court And PSC: Addressing Fitness For Training Concerns – Tin

Thursday, June 20, 2024
The Nigeria Police Force 39;s (NPF) rejection of the Police Service Commission 39;s (PSC) authority over recruitment, as granted by the Supreme Court, has sparked considerable debate and concern regarding the force 39;s attitude toward judicial decisions and the potential ramifications for the re ...
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